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The following Summer Enrichment Institutes are accepting applications for Summer 2021. All applicants must be full-time students and in good standing with the University. Graduating seniors are eligible, only if they have previously worked with UODI Summer Enrichment Institutes. To apply, please complete the application at the bottom of the page. The application deadline is Monday, March 15th at 11:59 p.m. EST. 

Please note, all applications must be submitted online through the form below without exception.

 

Project Uplift & Positions Available


Project Uplift is a world-class program that enables high-achieving rising high school seniors to experience college life on the Carolina campus. Students spend two days visiting classes, meeting with faculty and staff, interacting with Carolina students, and participating in cultural and social activities. During May and June, approximately 1,000 rising seniors to participate in this unique early recruitment program. Project Uplift is scheduled for June 7-8, June 9-10, June 14-15, and June 16-17. All positions require a four-week commitment.

 

Project Uplift Counselor (PC) 

The Project Uplift Counselor is a vital member of the Project Uplift team who, under the supervision and direction of the Director for Student Access and Success, serves as a counselor and positive role model for what it means to live and learn in a diverse college environment.  The Project Uplift Counselor will be responsible for assisting in the development and execution of D&I access initiatives and activities. This position will follow the leadership of the D&I professional staff as well as well as leaders (Student Ambassadors) of the Student Committee for Access and Success.

Please click below to read through the complete job description and qualifications before completing the application.

Project Uplift Counselor Position 2021

To apply, please complete form at the bottom of this page.

 

Group Activity Coordinator (GAC) 

The Group Activity Coordinator is a vital member of the Project Uplift team who, under the supervision and direction of the Director for Student Access and Success, serves as a resource, facilitator and positive role model for Project Uplift participants. Activity Counselors must monitor students during all academic and enrichment activities and lead class visits and information session. These are UNC Students that are responsible for essentially all responsibilities that belong to a Graduate Student for Summer Enrichment Institutes (Student Engagement Intern). They have less of a focus on administrative tasks and more attention on working with social programs and serving as group leaders during Uplift PLUS. Group Activity Coordinators are UNC students that have a focus on developing the social programming portions for Project Uplift and Uplift PLUS.

Please click below to read through the complete job description and qualifications before completing the application.

Group Activity Coordinator Position Description 2021

To apply, please complete form at the bottom of this page.

Uplift PLUS


Uplift PLUS (UP) is a five-week program that takes place during Carolina’s Summer Session II. High-achieving Project Uplift participants are selected based on their outstanding Project Uplift applications. During the program, participants live on campus, attend SAT/ACT coaching sessions and take English 100 (3 credits). To further expand participants’ knowledge of different academic and career fields, Uplift PLUS students gain exposure to units across the campus community. Uplift PLUS will be held from June 27-July 29, 2021.

In addition to serving as daily program advisors, Uplift PLUS staff members serve as tutors and program facilitators.

Uplift PLUS Counselor 

The Uplift PLUS Counselor is a vital member of the Uplift PLUS team who, under the supervision and direction of the Recruitment Programs Specialist, serves as an academic tutor, resource, facilitator, and positive role model for participants. Counselors must monitor students during all academic and enrichment activities and lead class visits and information session. Counselors will be responsible for creating a positive, constructive living/learning environment and will be responsible for monitoring students during evening hours. Additionally, Counselors communicate information regarding the Uplift PLUS program, engage participants in meaningful discussions about college, and assist participants in connecting with peers. Counselors must assist the Uplift PLUS coordinator with planning and implementing weekly activities. Counselors must assist with transitions to and from sessions, classes, meals and recreation activities and must assist participants with residence hall needs. Counselors must serve as English tutors and provide support during study hall hours.

Please click below to read through the complete job description and qualifications before completing the application.

UP Counselor Job Description 2020

To apply, please complete form at the bottom of this page.

 

Application 

Applicants will receive instructions via email for how to submit the video portion of their application.

Project Uplift training will begin on May 24th.